The Darlingford Fire Department recently voted unanimously to "Pay it Forward" after our successful fundraising effort to upgrade our Hurst Jaws. Notre Dame de Lourdes Fire Department was offered the older set. Fire Chief Norman Lesage, accepted the unit on behalf of his department and says they will begin training and put the unit into service as soon as possible.
'Tis the season. As you begin to decorate for the holidays, please stay safe and water your trees daily! This video shows just how quickly a dried out Christmas tree fire burns, with flashover occurring in less than one minute, as compared to a well-watered tree, which burns at a much slower rate. More: www.nfpa.org/christmas
(Thanks to U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission for their assistance!)
There was an accident South of Winkler on PTH 32, near Provincial Road 201. Emergency Crews are on the scene, there is no further information at this time. Traffic is backed up, delays are expected. PembinaValleyOnline will continue to investigate.
Probies going through vehicle extrication orientation Monday night. 14 months later they’re almost ready to get their yellow helmets. Thanks to Skyline for their continued support of the Fire Dept in providing vehicles for training. ... See MoreSee Less